This is a discussion on How to vent your anger within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Originally Posted by OldChap Oh I don't know. Imagining acts of mayhem and violence on computers was a mainstay when I worked with them every ...
Armed And Harmless
Never give in--never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.
- - Sir Winston Churchill, 1941
People who don't work with computers 24/7 until they're blue in the face, cannot imagine that a computer actually thinks for itself and can be spiteful and vengeful to it's owner. I know better.
Trust me...talking angrily in a loud voice about buying a new computer and chunking this pile of garbage in the trash right in front of the beast has been known to cure a whole potful of ills!
Last edited by OldChap; December 6th, 2019 at 04:42 PM.
"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has limits."
My avatar is of Princess. We lost her after many years. Her little sweater says, "Meet me under the Misltletoe."
The best way for me to vent temporary anger is to do work. I have found that the physical activity of a low-skill level of labor, at whatever intensity, helps me let anger's dangerous fruit--rage, dissipate.
"Arbitrary power is most easily established on the ruins of liberty abused to licentiousness." --George Washington
Never confuse illegal with immoral. Beware of those who do.
"The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left." Ecclesiastes 10:2